Bolt wanted to run faster

Imagine when you are probably the fastest person in the world with records that no one might ever break and yet you feel that you were not fast enough. Yes, that is exactly how Usain Bolt feels.

usain boltUsain Bolt

The man who completed the 200m race in just 19.19 seconds in 2009 and holds the record for the same, he has also won 2 gold medals in the current Rio Olympics for the 100 and 200m race. For the 200m race, Bolt finished the distance in just 19.78 seconds!

After the race, he said- “I felt good, But when I came into the straight my body wouldn’t respond to me. I really wanted to run faster.”

He also added that- “I think it would have helped if I had someone in front of me.”

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Harshita Bajaj

Harshita has a background in Psychology and Criminology and is currently pursuing her PhD in Criminology. She can be found reading crime thrillers (or any other book for that matter) or binge-watching shows on Netflix when she is not in hibernation.
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